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Re: Is there a screen command to identify the current visible window num
Re: Is there a screen command to identify the current visible window number?
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:40:44 -0700
Ah, "msgwait 0" does the trick! Thank you very much.
screen is really a piece of amazing software, it has so many features.
On Wed, Sep 12, 2018 at 11:32 AM Michael Parson <address@hidden
On 2018-09-12 13:14, 张小潘 wrote:
> Hi Neal and FLJ,
> I noticed that the command "screen -S <target-session> -Q number" will
> not only print the current focused window number on the terminal
> running this command, but also pops up a message on the target screen
> session, and that popup message will block the target screen session
> to take any input for a few seconds. Is there a way that we can
> suppress that popup message?
For any scripts I write for automating stuff in screen, I always set the
'msgwait' to '0':
screen -X msgwait 0
screen -X msgwait 4
With the rest of the code in the middle. This should prevent the
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